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HTC launches Android 4.2.2 with Sense 5 update for the One X

HTC launches Android 4.2.2 with Sense 5 update for the One X

19 August, 2013 | comments (876)

HTC has just launched an Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update with its Sense 5 user interface for the HTC One X. For now, only the unlocked European version of the smartphone can benefit from the update, but the rest of the One X owners should get it in...

Tags: HTC, Android


Beats Audio looking to buy HTC's stake in the company

Beats Audio looking to buy HTC's stake in the company

19 August, 2013 | comments (35)

It seems the HTC and Beats Audio partnership will soon be coming to an end. According to the sources at The Wall Street Journal, Beats Audio is thinking of breaking up with its Taiwanese partner by purchasing the latter's stake in the...

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HTC One to finally hit Verizon on August 22

HTC One to finally hit Verizon on August 22

16 August, 2013 | comments (12)

HTC One was announced way back in February and launched in March, but the Verizon users were initially left out of the fun. Nearly four months later Verizon and HTC announced the One flagship will hit Verizon's network this summer. And the great...

Tags: HTC, Android, Verizon


Sprint to offer the HTC One in Ruby Red starting August 16

Sprint to offer the HTC One in Ruby Red starting August 16

15 August, 2013 | comments (22)

Sprint has announced that it's going to start offering the HTC One in a red color. Dubbed "Ruby Red", the special color of the HTC One is going to be exclusive for Sprint customers in the US. HTC has already started selling the One in red in the...

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HTC releases a 2 minute One Max video teaser

HTC releases a 2 minute One Max video teaser

14 August, 2013 | comments (55)

HTC released an extended version of its "Here's To Change" ad starring Robert Downey Jr. The ad follows Mr. Downey Jr. through the process of figuring out what the HTC acronym means, including "Happy Telephone Company" and, uh, "Hold This...

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HTC One Max render leaks, confirms similarity to One

HTC One Max render leaks, confirms similarity to One

12 August, 2013 | comments (33)

HTC One Max has been in the rumorland for almost a month and it's time we learn more about its design. Thanks to the notorious @evleaks we get to see what the retail device should look like. He says the artwork is non-final so some details might...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z Ultra display compared to the HTC One

Sony Xperia Z Ultra display compared to the HTC One

10 August, 2013 | comments (423)

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is the company's first ever phablet and with an expected global debut in September, the smartphone is topping the wishlists for a lot of people. One of the reasons for the excitement is its 6.4" Triluminos screen with 1080p...

Tags: Sony, HTC, Android


HTC updates the One X+ to Android 4.2.2 with Sense 5 UI

HTC updates the One X+ to Android 4.2.2 with Sense 5 UI

08 August, 2013 | comments (242)

Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with the HTC Sense 5 topping has been unleashed in the form of an over-the-air update for the HTC One X+. The update brings some sweet features to One X+ owners like the BlinkFeed homescreen, which has been present on...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC unveils affordable quad-core Desire 500 for Europe

HTC unveils affordable quad-core Desire 500 for Europe

07 August, 2013 | comments (39)

Recently announced in Taiwan, the HTC Desire 500 has now made its way to Europe. The device will first come to the UK and will continue later on to other European markets. In a select few, HTC will also offer a dual-SIM version. The HTC...

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Blue HTC One photo makes its first online appearance

Blue HTC One photo makes its first online appearance

06 August, 2013 | comments (28)

We've known for some time that the HTC One will be available in blue. Lately, the rumors have been heating up with new info, which suggested it will be a carrier-specific color version (Verizon in the US). Whatever the truth is, we hope we hear...

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HTC One Max leaks again, imposing physique confirmed

HTC One Max leaks again, imposing physique confirmed

06 August, 2013 | comments (54)

HTC One Max entered Rumorland in mid-July, but it was just last weekend when we got to see its face for the first time. The phablet is supposed to go official in September with a 5.9" 1080p display and Snapdragon 800 chipset. Today, a new photo...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One Max shows its face for the first time, 5.9

HTC One Max shows its face for the first time, 5.9" display in tow

04 August, 2013 | comments (131)

We heard about the existence of a bigger 6-inch version of the HTC One flagship called HTC One Max about three weeks ago. It is supposed to run on the Snapdragon 800 chipset and hit the shelves this September - about the same as the Galaxy Note...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Android 4.3 rolling out for Galaxy S4 and One Google Play edition

Android 4.3 rolling out for Galaxy S4 and One Google Play edition

03 August, 2013 | comments (45)

The Google Play editions of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One are receiving an OTA update that will upgrade them to Android 4.3. The update arrives merely a week after it was officially announced and started rolling out for the Nexus devices....

Tags: Samsung, HTC, Android


HTC One mini goes on pre-order in the UK for 370

HTC One mini goes on pre-order in the UK for 370

31 July, 2013 | comments (21)

HTC One mini is now available on pre-order through various UK retailers. The lowest price for the SIM-free device we were able to find is 370 and it's offered by Expansys. The rest of the retailers we've checked so far - Clove, Phones4U,...

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HTC expects 30% decrease in revenue in Q3

HTC expects 30% decrease in revenue in Q3

30 July, 2013 | comments (87)

There was some disagreement between analysts of how HTC will perform in Q3 Wall Street was looking at flat growth quarter on quarter, while Australian firm Macquarie Securities predicted a 15-20% drop in sales due to lower HTC One demand (HTC's...

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AT&T HTC One mini press shot appears

AT&T HTC One mini press shot appears

29 July, 2013 | comments (3)

HTC One mini has gone official nearly two weeks ago with 4.3" 720p display, dual-core Snapdragon 400 chipset and 4MP UltraPixel camera. Its international rollout is scheduled to happen this September. So far there is no official information on...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors, AT&T


HTC announces the Desire 500 in Taiwan

HTC announces the Desire 500 in Taiwan

23 July, 2013 | comments (16)

HTC has announced a new mid-range Android smartphone in Taiwan called the Desire 500. The phone is priced at a suggested retail price of NT$11,900 and will be launched exclusively through Taiwan Mobile on August 1. The Desire 500 looks...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC One mini lands in Germany and Austria in August for 450

HTC One mini lands in Germany and Austria in August for 450

22 July, 2013 | comments (28)

The HTC One mini availability and pricing info for Europe is trickling in first the UK, now Germany and Austria. The phone will cost 450 off-contract when it starts shipping in August. Phone House lists the Stealth Black color version as...


Some analysts expect HTC One sales to slump by 40% in Q3

Some analysts expect HTC One sales to slump by 40% in Q3

22 July, 2013 | comments (52)

The HTC One sold well, despite some supply issues, and fairly quickly became a best-seller. The company was riding the wave of Ones, it was turning its fortunes around with revenues rising from March (when the One launched) through May. Then...

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HTC One mini to launch in the UK next month, cost 380 off contract

HTC One mini to launch in the UK next month, cost 380 off contract

18 July, 2013 | comments (24)

UK carriers are lining up to announce they will carry the new HTC One mini and we already have preliminary launch dates and pricing for the diminutive smartphone. By the looks of it, the UK will be among the select markets to get the One mini in...

Tags: HTC, Android, EE, Vodafone, O2